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China says NSA used multiple cybersecurity tools in attacks against Chinese university
National Computer Virus Emergency Response Center releases a report that claims "41 types of cyber weapons" were used by the US National Security Agency in recent attacks against Northwestern Polytechnical University during which a "large amount of sensitive data" was breached.
Sequoia offers to connect SEA, India early-stage startups with tech veterans
VC firm says its Pathfinders platform aims to connect early-stage founders from Southeast Asia and India with "seasoned" business leaders, particularly in the US, who can guide the startups in their go-to-market plans and potentially invest in these young companies.
APAC scoops up $41.8B in fintech deals amidst global investment dip
Global fintech investments dipped to $107.8 billion in the first half of 2022, from $111.2 billion in second-half 2021, with Asia-Pacific raking in $41.8 billion while the Americas and EMEA accounted for $34.9 billion and $26.6 billion, respectively.
VMware must assure APAC customers Broadcom acquisition won't repeat history
Combination of critical assets from VMware, Symantec, and CA Technologies can create a compelling choice for companies looking to manage their multi-cloud environments, but it remains to be seen if Broadcom can pull off its latest acquisition.
Singapore clocks higher ransomware attacks, warns of IoT risks
Ransomware cases climbed 54% last year to 137, with small and midsize businesses the most common victims, and cybercriminals are targeting critical Internet of Things devices in such attacks that can lead to serious consequences, warns Singapore's Cyber Security Agency.
Singapore looks to drive AI research, capabilities with Google Cloud pact
Touted as the Singapore government's first private-sector partnership in artificial intelligence, the collaboration will see both sides jointly develop and testbed applications as well as work on issues pertaining to AI governance and ethics.